Penguins, Blues get important wins - Highlights of Friday's NHL Games
Pittsburgh and St. Louis racked up strong wins on Friday night and leading the highlights for the evening.
Penguins 3, Blue Jackets 2
The Penguins (35-24-8) are trying to hold off rival Philadelphia for the second and final wild-card playoff spot in the Eastern Conference. The win preserved their three-point cushion.
Flyers 3, Lightning 1
Sam Gagner scored a power-play goal and Steve Mason had 18 saves as the Philadelphia Flyers posted a 3-1 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Friday night at Amalie Arena.
Philadelphia (32-23-11) has won six of its past seven games and remains in contention for a wild-card spot in the Eastern Conference.
Blues 5, Ducks 2
The St. Louis Blues got their offense going on Friday as they moved closer to the top spot in the Central Division.